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There are 4 ways to get from Federation Square to St Kilda by tram, bus, taxi or foot

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Line 16 tram  •  27 min

  1. Take the line 16 tram from 13-Federation Square/Swanston St to 33-Barkly St/Carlisle St 16

3 alternative options

Line 246 bus  •  33 min

  1. Take the line 246 bus from Swan St/Punt Rd to Carlisle St/Barkly St 246

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Federation Square to St Kilda 6.4 km

Walk  •  1h 18m

  1. Walk from Federation Square to St Kilda 6.5 km

Federation Square to St Kilda by walk and tram

598 Weekly Services
27 min Average Duration
$5 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Federation Square to St Kilda is to line 16 tram which costs $5 and takes 27 min.

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The fastest way to get from Federation Square to St Kilda is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs $16 - $19.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from 13-Federation Square/Swanston St and arriving at 33-Barkly St/Carlisle St. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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The distance between Federation Square and St Kilda is 7 km.

The best way to get from Federation Square to St Kilda without a car is to line 16 tram which takes 27 min and costs $5.

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The line 16 tram from 13-Federation Square/Swanston St to 33-Barkly St/Carlisle St takes 26 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Federation Square to St Kilda train services, operated by Yarra Trams, depart from 13-Federation Square/Swanston St station.

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Federation Square to St Kilda train services, operated by Yarra Trams, arrive at 33-Barkly St/Carlisle St station.

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There are 3566+ hotels available in St Kilda. Prices start at $134 AUD per night.

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Map of how to get from Federation Square to St Kilda.
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  • Distance: 6.8 km
  • Duration: 27 min

What companies run services between Federation Square, VIC, Australia and St Kilda, VIC, Australia?

Yarra Trams operates a vehicle from 13-Federation Square/Swanston St to 33-Barkly St/Carlisle St every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 26 min. Alternatively, Metropolitan buses operates a bus from Swan St/Punt Rd to Carlisle St/Barkly St every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 17 min.

Train operators
Yarra Trams
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
yarratrams.com.au
Tram from 13-Federation Square/Swanston St to 33-Barkly St/Carlisle St
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
https://yarratrams.com.au/
2 hour ticket
$5
Daily
$9
Bus operators
Metropolitan buses
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Swan St/Punt Rd to Carlisle St/Barkly St
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
https://www.ptv.vic.gov.au/
2 hour ticket
$5
Daily
$9
Other operators
Taxi from Federation Square to St Kilda
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$16 - $19
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Silver Service Taxi Melbourne Airport
Phone
+61 3 9088 0786
Melbourne Silver Premium Cabs
Phone
+61 422 502 251
Website
melbournesilverpremiumcabs.com.au
Crown Cabs
Phone
1300 12 13 14
Website
crowncabs.com.au
13CABS
Phone
132227
Website
13cabs.com.au

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